24 July 2014

Marketing Intern

ROLE: Marketing Intern
REPORTS TO: Marketing Officer
LIAISES WITH: Commercial Opportunities and Marketing department and the other Departments
SALARY: KShs. 15,000 as stipend
CONTRACT TYPE: Temporary Three (3) months

General Purpose of the role

This post reports to the Marketing Officer. The position will be responsible in providing support to the Commercial Opportunities and Marketing department.
The main role of the Marketing Interns is to assist with all activities pertaining to the marketing needs of the organization.
The strategic purpose of the Department is: Strategic exploitation of commercial and marketing opportunities benefitting the fulfillment of MSK's mission.

Key Responsibilities

  • Together with the marketing officer, design marketing communication materials in line with the organization’s brand guidelines.
  • Offer support to channel teams in holding campaigns in universities/colleges, organized groups, public and work places.
  • Providing linkage and visibility during activities and events within the country that will give MSK brand visibility and recognition.
  • Coordinate the planning, sourcing and distribution of marketing communication material for use by all channel teams.


Bachelor’s Degree in marketing, communications, media, PR or any other related field


  • Knowledge or experience in developing marketing communication tools for a variety of audiences, especially for healthcare and non-profit organizations, either professional or voluntary in nature.
  • Ability to do design work is highly desirable.
  • Ability to coordinate and communicate with cross-functional teams from different departments and locations.
  • Dynamic, ambitious, flexible, and quickly adaptable.
  • Able to prioritize workload and work to deadlines with quick turnaround

Attitude/ Motivation

  • Initiative
  • Innovative
  • Effective Communication
  • Responsive
  • Working Efficiently
  • Sharing Information
  • Focus on Learning
  • Commitment
  • Driven
  • Accountable
  • Embracing Change
  • Motivated
  • Team Player

Applications quoting the position title with detailed CVs with contact details of 3 referees (1 of which should be immediate, 1 former supervisor and any other) should be submitted on or before 27th July, 2014 to :pd@mariestopes.or.ke Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

NB: Please clearly indicate on the subject line as ‘MARKETING INTERN’

The company is an equal opportunity Employer

Volink Africa Media & Communications Intern

Vacancy:  Media & Communications Intern

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Degree in media or communications
  • Excellent oral communication skills 
  • Strong writing and research skills
  • Strong interest in print and social media, experience in both an added advantage
  • Ready to work for at least three months

Interested and qualified candidates to submit your application letter and CV to: info@volinkafrica.org to be considered.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

23 July 2014


Are you youthful, passionate, unique and ambitious? Then you are just the right person we are looking for! 

Be part of the amazing story with Ecobank Kenya as it continues to grow and prosper. 
As we set the pace in 2014- we have launched an exciting talent search under a Graduate Trainee and Management program across East Africa. The journey starts in Kenya – the EAC hub. 
The position is  African but world class, its Kenyan but multicultural and cross border, it’s real, it’s Pan- African and it’s your Future- If you relish the challenge of working in a highly dynamic, career enhancing environment, then go on and apply! 

Quintech Construction Projects Engineer Trainee

Our client, Quintech Construction Ltd, a reputable Nairobi based construction firm with over 10 years experience in the industry is seeking to improve its operations by engaging qualified Kenyans to fill the following positions:

Projects Engineer Trainee

  • Supervision of civil and structural works
  • Liaison with Project Manager  to ensure that work is accurately and properly done on site
  • Monitoring and reviewing progress and performance of projects to meet plan objects
  • Assist the Projects Manager in monitoring and supervising subcontractors to ensure the adhere to the set work guidelines
  • Assist in measuring and valuation of works done
  • Work with consultants to ensure that works are delivered as per clients expectations
  • Assist the Projects Manager in filling in bills of quantities and specifications for engineering works
  • Ensuring delivery of exceptional customer experience by handling queries at the project sites
  • Assist the company in monitoring use of company resources at project sites.

Entry Requirements

  • Fresh graduate or awaiting graduation from a reputable institution
  • MUST have studied Bachelors Degree in Civil/Structural Engineering
  • Excellent academic performance
  • Exposure to IT and design and engineering software such as Autocad will be an asset
  • Background in steel, wood, concrete and masonry works will be an asset
Salary: Gross Ksh 40,000
Female candidates are encouraged to apply

To apply, send your CV and cover latter by email to: designcity12@gmail.com by 15th August 2014

Skye Planners Marketing Intern

Skye Planners Limited is a professional corporate event management company incorporated in Kenya. 

We are looking for an energetic, presentable, outgoing and self-driven Marketing Intern to join the team.
Location: Nairobi, Kenya


  • Manage and update all social media platforms for the company and related ventures
  • Assist in writing effective marketing materials including proposals, reports, press releases, presentations  and undertake full quality assurance to ensure that they conform to our company or client’s standards and will promote the image and objectives of the organization
  • Assist in identifying potential clients and secure meetings
  • Proactively respond to client’s requests or enquiries and resolve complaints problems independently with appropriate management guidance.
  • The intern will learn and assist in conception, overall design and co-ordination of events
  • Attends and contributes ideas to event planning meetings
  • Assist in maintaining and updating database for service providers and clients
  • Assist in designing promotional materials
  • Undertake any other duties assigned by the supervisor

Education, Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor of Commerce Degree in Marketing or Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communication or any other related field
  • Diploma in Graphic Design will be an added advantage
  • Conceptual and analytical skills and have an eye for detail
  • Good organizational skills
  • Passionate, punctual and proactive individual
  • Computer proficiency
  • Team player and excellent communication skills
Internship is for a period of 6 months. 

Interested qualified candidates should send a CV and cover letter to: jennifer@skyeplanners.com before 24 July, 2014. 

For more information about the company please visit www.skyeplanners.com

Techno Brain CRM Interns - 2 Posts

Techno Brain is Africa’s leading custom software application provider with presence in over 22 countries across the globe. 

We offer innovative software solutions to Government, NGO, and large Private organizations.  

We are seeking to bring on-board a team of dynamic, all rounded individuals that will help us to achieve our organizational goals during this period of rapid growth at TBL. 

We are looking to fill the following positions;

CRM Interns

2 Posts

Primary Skill Set:

Good understanding of:
  • RDBMS and MSSQL knowledge
  • .Net, Visual Studio C# C++
  • DHTML, Javascript
  • Able to quickly grasp new ideas and concepts.
  • Good inter-personal skills
  • BSC in computer sciences or IT
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and handle numerous assignments simultaneously.
Additional skills preferred:
  • Dynamics CRM knowledge
  • Mobility technology app development (university project)
  • MSFT technology skills, certifications (university project, certification)
Interns will participate in the practical application of:
  • Developing solutions/POCs on CRM, SharePoint to be used during pre-sales. 
  • Quickly design solutions as described by mentor and positive towards adding extra effort where every necessary to help is reaching close deadlines
  • Be involved in continuous product research and development of solutions skills across various platform.
  • Offer support in pre-sales document preparation.
  • Conceptualization and execution by understanding requirements discussed
  • Good communication skills
All candidates who meet the above requirements can apply for this role by sending their current CV to: lochweri@technobrainltd.com stating clearly on the subject line the position applied for. 

Applications should reach us by COB 25th July, 2014

27 May 2014

Intern Web Developer / Designer

Hypertech IT consultants is an IT consultancy firm with expertise on web and web applications developer. 

We are currently looking for a goal oriented intern who can play a role of web application development / Design with the following attributes:

  • Proficient in PHP language and MySQL database design
  • In depth knowledge of Content Management Systems (Joomla, Drupal and Wordpress)
  •  In depth knowledge of graphics editing software ( Photoshop or GIMP)
  • Joomla/Drupal template design
  • Joomla/Drupal module development/customization
  • Knowledge of Web Services
  • Goal oriented and can work with minimum supervision

If you feel your credentials fits the aforementioned attributes, forward a copy of your cover letter and curriculum vitae to: recruitment@hypertechltd.net.
Note: Do not attach certificates.

Shorlisted candidates shall be subjected to a small technical interview.